|The Sin of Harold Diddlebock - Howard Hughes, Preston Sturges|
This final film by silent screen star Harold Lloyd comes nine years after his previous feature. In this film, that reprises a character portrayed by Lloyd in a 1925 film, it is shown what happened to our hero, Harold Diddlebock (Lloyd), twenty years after his big triumph on the college football field. Struggling in the same job he received twenty years previous, Diddlebock is fired so he wanders the streets and eventually goes into a bar...
Keywords: Comedy; Preston Sturges; Harold Lloyd
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|THE GREAT McGINTY Trailer|
It's a wonderful life, if you don't lapse into an unconscionable moment of honesty. This seriocomic, big-budget gem from Preston Sturges deserves to be better known.
Keywords: movie trailers; comedies; political comedies; Brian Donlevy; Preston Sturges
|UNFAITHFULLY YOURS trailer|
Darnell allures. Harrison looses it. Whacky fun.
Keywords: movie trailers; screwball comedies; Rex Harrison; Linda Darnell; Preston Sturges
|THE LADY EVE Trailer|
Stanwyck smolders. Fonda melts. Romantic comedies don't get any better than this.
Keywords: movie trailers; comedies; romantic comedies; Barbara Stanwyck; Henry Fonda; Preston Sturges
|SULLIVAN'S TRAVELS trailer|
The seriocomic adventures of a movie director trying to add "meaning" to his films. Veronica Lake is adorable. One of Preston Sturges' best.
Keywords: movie trailers; comedies; the Depression; Joel McCrea; Veronica Lake; Preston Sturges
|THE PALM BEACH STORY trailer|
Preston Sturges' witty and sophisticated dialog is the hallmark of this highly entertaining screwballer. Great cast, too.
Keywords: movie trailers; comedies; screwball comedies; Claudette Colbert; Joel McCrea; Rudy Vallee; Mary Astor; Preston Sturges